Shannon Hassler
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Shannon Hassler

Principal
Atlanta

Shannon Hassler is a Principal with Korn Ferry’s Advancing Women Worldwide team, focused on accelerating gender equity in the path to senior executive leadership. She is based in the Atlanta office.

Ms. Hassler joined Korn Ferry to team on driving the expansion of their Rockefeller Foundation-sponsored Women CEOs Speak research. She is also furthering the firm’s work with client organizations to realize the full power and potential of their female talent. She is a frequent speaker on women in leadership.

Ms. Hassler brings more than 15 years of talent acquisition and advisory services experience. She spent the early part of her career specializing in the finance function, then broadened into talent consulting with a focus on assessment, board effectiveness, inclusion and diversity. Most recently, Ms. Hassler was the internal Director of a global talent consulting firm’s CEO & Board Practice. 

Ms. Hassler received her J.D. from Illinois Institute of Technology’s Chicago-Kent College of Law, and her B.S. from Northern Illinois University.

She is an active member of Leadership Sandy Springs, and a Class of 2012 alumna.

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